where: Piazza di San Pantaleo, 10/Piazza Navona, 2
getting there: #64 bus to Piazza Navona
open: Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-19:00
At the southern end of Piazza Navona behind the Fontana del Moro is the Palazzo Braschi, home of the Museo di Roma.
The palace itself dates from the 18th century, built by Luigi Braschi Onesti, nephew of Pope Pius VI.
The palazzo is interesting in itself to visit as it has stunning, well preserved room and ceiling frescoes and an impressive staircase.
|Luigi Gardi, Carlo Maratta, Pier Francesco Garoli|
|Pier Leone Ghezzi|
|model of a chapel in San Francesco a Ripa|